Hydrogen Peroxide Production in Dopamine Neurons: Implications for Understanding Parkinson’s Disease
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The turnover of monoamine neurotransmitters in brain should, in theory, be associated with an increased flux of hydrogen peroxide. The H202 arises as a result of the oxidative deamination of the neurotransmitters by monoamine oxidase (MAO).
KeywordsDopamine Neuron Oxidize Glutathione Oxidative Deamination Monoamine Neurotransmitter Glutathione Disulfide
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